Christmas Tree Collection

Chester Borough’s Department of Public Works will be collecting Christmas trees through the morning of January 29th at 8 a.m.

Please ensure that your trees are near the curbside but not placed where they may be blown into the roadway.

Thank you.

Borough Parks Open Late For Viewing of Planetary Alignment – Dec 21st

Grove Street Park and Seward Hill Preserve will be open past dusk on Monday, December 21st for those interested in viewing the “Christmas Star”. Jupiter and Saturn will align to create the “Great Conjunction”. These planets will be closer together than they have been in centuries. The best viewing time is sometime between 4:30 and 6:30 PM.

Cars can be parked in the municipal building parking lots. Please bring a flashlight and be safe when walking to the viewing area.

Follow the below link to learn more about this event

https://forbes.com/sites/jamiecartereurope/2020/12/15/how-you-can-see-the-once-in-10-lifetimes-christmas-star-or-star-of-bethlehem-this-week-with-your-naked-eyes”/amp/